Morris Co. welcomes new K-9 to Sheriff’s Office

Kimber and Officer Wooden
Kimber and Officer Wooden(Morris County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Nov. 23, 2022 at 1:51 PM CST
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MORRIS CO., Kan. (WIBW) - Morris County has welcomed a new K-9 to the Sheriff’s Office.

The Morris County Sheriff’s Office says that on Friday, Nov. 18, it welcomed a new K-9 to the ranks. Kimber is a 15-month-old Belgian Malinois and will work alongside veteran officer Alex Wooden.

Officials noted that the K-9 unit is nationally certified through K9 Working Dogs International and federally licensed through the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms.

Officials indicated that Kimber is a multipurpose law enforcement K-9 who specializes in handler protection, suspect apprehension, tracking and drug detection.